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Rootabaga stories

Carl Sandburg

Rootabaga stories

by Carl Sandburg

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Published by Brace and company in New York, Harcourt .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Carl Sandburg; illustrations and decorations by Maud and Miska Petersham
The Physical Object
Paginationx p., 3 ., 3-218 p.
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14831193M
LC Control Number36027138

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Rootabaga Stories, collection of children’s stories by Carl Sandburg, published in These fanciful tales reflect Sandburg’s interest in folk ballads and nonsense verse. He modeled his expansive . The Rootabaga Stories were born of Sandburg's desire for "American fairy tales" to match American childhood. He felt that the European stories involving royalty and knights were inappropriate, and so .

Rootabaga Stories / rootabaga by Carl Sandburg; illustrated by Maud and Miska Petersham; published by Harcourt, Brace and Company, Inc. Rootabaga Stories () is a children's audiobook of interrelated short stories by Carl Sandburg. The whimsical, sometimes melancholy stories, which often use nonsense language, were originally .


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Rootabaga stories by Carl Sandburg Download PDF EPUB FB2

Rootabaga Stories is a set of fantasy stories that Carl Sandburg had written over his lifetime. Within this text are zany and sometimes silly, however they are wonderful short stories. Each set of short stories /5. "These stories out of the Rootabaga Country have taken root in American soil—they are here to stay."—New York Herald Tribune.

"Glorious for reading aloud."―The New York Times Book Review. 4/5(31). Rootabaga Stories (Illustrated) and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook. Share. Buy New. $ Qty: Qty: 1.

FREE Shipping Get /5(45). Rootabaga Stories collects several fantastical and absurd tales that Sandburg had written for his daughters. The stories are illustrated by the Petershams in a style a little reminiscent of Aubrey. Rootabaga Stories, Part Two book.

Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This second volume of unique fairy tales includes storie /5. The Rootabaga Stories were born of Sandburg’s desire for “American fairy tales” to match American childhood. He felt that the European stories involving royalty and knights were inappropriate, and so.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Rootabaga stories by Carl Sandburg; 13 editions; First published in. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Rootabaga Stories, by Carl Sandburg This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away. A refreshing book of fantasy and rhymes, 'Rootabaga Stories' is sure to please.

This is the kind of book I know everyone will love and it is also a great book to read aloud, for a bedtime story or 5/5(5). The Rootabaga Stories were born of Sandburg’s desire for “American fairy tales” to match American childhood. He felt that the European stories involving royalty and knights were inappropriate, and so /5().

Book Contents. Dedication; Preface by Lutheran Librarian; Book 1. Rootabaga Stories. Three Stories About the Finding of the Zigzag Railroad, the Pigs with Bibs On, the Circus Clown Ovens, the Village Author: Carl Sandburg.

Rootabaga Stories, Part 2 by Carl Sandburg and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

These beautiful new editions retain the original illustrations by Maud and Miska Petersham, and feature gorgeous new jackets by acclaimed illustrator Kurt Cyrus. Carl Sandburg's /5(3). Originally published inRootabaga Stories was written by one of America's most beloved folk chroniclers. He wrote these stories for "people from 5 to " This reproduction of the first edition 3/5(1).

"These stories out of the Rootabaga Country have taken root in American soil — they are here to stay." — New York Herald Tribune. "Glorious for reading aloud." ― The New York Times Book Review. In. A selection of tales from Rootabaga Country peopled with such characters as the Potato Face Blind Man, the Blue Wind Boy, and many others.

Table of Contents V. 1: Three stories about the finding of the. NY: Harcourt, Brace & World, pp. Light chipping to jacket, light foxing band on endpaper, star symbol on rear endpaper. Text clean, binding firm. Collection of nonsense tales for young children.

item 3 Rootabaga Stories (A Voyager Book, Avb 90) - Rootabaga Stories (A Voyager Book, Avb 90) $ Free shipping. item 4 Rootabaga Stories Part 1 by Carl Sandburg c, Good. pt. one. Rootababa stories. 1, Three stories about the finding of the Zigzag Railroad, the pigs with bibs on, the circus clown ovens, the village of liver-and-onions, the village of cream puffs.

2, Five stories .OCLC Number: Description: x, pages: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Rootabaga stories: Three stories about the finding of the zigzag railroad, the pigs with bibs on, the circus clown ovens.

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